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Kshama Sawant: The Most Dangerous Woman in America – Chris Hedges

Written by on March 16, 2015 in Politics with 0 Comments
Kshama Sawant: The Most Dangerous Woman in America – Chris Hedges

Kshama Sawant, the socialist on the City Council, is up for re-election this year. Since joining the council in January of 2014 she has helped push through a gradual raising of the minimum wage to $15 an hour in Seattle. She has expanded funding for social services and blocked, along with housing advocates, an attempt by the Seattle Housing Authority to allow a rent increase of up to 400 percent. She has successfully lobbied for city money to support tent encampments and is fighting for an excise tax on millionaires. And for this she has become the bête noire of the Establishment, especially the Democratic Party.

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In Rejecting Columbus, Cities Forge Path Toward System Alternative

Written by on October 14, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
In Rejecting Columbus, Cities Forge Path Toward System Alternative

Columbus did not discover America, he plundered it and he brutalized its people,’ Seattle’s Sawant says

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